2021/2022 new collaboration grant competition with non-academic partners

This competition offers 2 grants and has 2 streams (1 grant by stream) :

 

Stream 1 : New collaboration with an industrial partner. The maximal amount of this grant is $30,000.

Stream 2 : New collaboration with a public and non-academic partner. The maximal amount of this grant is $20,000.

 

The competition is now open and the deadline to apply is September 15th until midnight. Your application must be sent by email to Charlène Rico. All information can be found in the guidelines below.

Competition Guidelines

2021/2022 new collaboration grant competition with 3 other RQR partners

As part of the partnership with the CBRA, SBTE and ORH research groups, a new funding competition has been organized to support the establishment of one new collaboration, between RQR members and at least one of the 3 networks cited previously. The maximal amount of this funding is $15,000.

This competition is now open and the deadline to apply is September 15th until midnight. Your application must be sent by email to Charlène Rico. All information can be found in the guidelines below.

Competition Guidelines

2021/2022 new collaboration with GDR 3606 repro grant competition

As part of the partnership between the RQR and the GDR 3606 Repro in France, a new funding competition has been organized to support the establishment of a (1) new collaboration, between our two networks. The maximal amount of this funding is $15,000.

This competition is now open and the deadline to apply is September 15th until midnight. Your applications must be sent by email to Charlène Rico.

RQR proposed collaborations

GDR 3606 Repro proposed collaborations

Competition Guidelines

2019/2020 Non-academic partnership grant competition

The aim of this competition is to strengthen our links with the research end-users such as governmental agencies, industry and the Centres Collégiaux de Transfert de Technologie. This competition will fund one new collaboration with a maximal budget of $25,000.

This competition is now open and the deadline to apply is September 30th until midnight. Your applications must be sent to Cathy Froment (cathy.froment@umontreal.ca). Application information is described in the competition guidelines below.

Competition guidelines

New collaboration grant competition (2019/2020)

GENERAL INFORMATION


  1. To be eligible, the named principal investigator and at least one co-applicant must be regular members of the RQR.
  2. A researcher may apply to the research Axis that he deems most appropriate for his application, independently of the principal investigator’s ou co-applicant’s  research Axis.
  3. The proposed research must be fundable by the FRQNT (i.e., non-biomedical) and must relate to the scientific objectives of the RQR and of the Axis to which you will apply (See the scientific program of each Axis: https://www.rqr.umontreal.ca/en/research/).
  4. A researcher may submit only one proposal as the principal investigator, but may be a co-applicant on several proposals.
  5. The project must not be currently (or have previously been) funded by any source.
  6. Preliminary data is permitted but not required.
  7. Preference will be given to inter-university collaborations.
  8. The maximum allowable budget for this competition is $25,000. Allowable expenses include: $13,000 for laboratory supplies and expendables and $12,000 in salary support for technicians or research professionals (research assistants and associates employed by an RQR member).  Equipment, animal costs, services and bursaries for students and postdocs are excluded.
  9. Provide a Word or pdf document with the following information (5 pages maximum, 12pt Times font, 2.5cm margins, single line spacing):
  • Names of the principal investigator and co-applicants and their respective institutions
  • Axis you wish apply
  • Email of the principal investigator
  • Project title
  • Background ±  preliminary data
  • Hypothesis and objectives
  • Experimental design
  • Impact
  • Roles of the different investigators and planned interactions.
  • Figures (if needed)
  • References
  • Itemized budget and justification

Send your application to Cathy Froment (cathy.froment@umontreal.ca) by December 15th 2019.

RQR contribution for knowledge transfer activity (2019)

A budget of $ 4,000 is available to reimburse expenses incurred by RQR members and trainees as part of a knowledge transfer activity.

The latter may include any event in which scientific and research information is relayed to its end-users (veterinarians, producers, clinicians etc …) and/or to the general public.

Examples are television or radio broadcasts, interviews, publication of popularized newspaper or magazine articles, and poster or oral presentations of research data to non-scientific target audiences.

The maximum amount reimbursed will be $ 500 per activity, until funds are depleted.  Event information and invoices may be requested as necessary.

First come, first served!